South Orange, NJ Top of the List of Homes for Sale in New Jersey. With a portfolio of homes rich in architectural detail, cultural diversity and an easy commute to New York City on New Jersey Transit's Morris and Essex Line., no wonder South Orange is a highly sought after village for homebuyers.
One such architectural gem is nestled in the Tuxedo Park section of the township at 24 S Kingman Road. Once through the doors of this classic 1926 center hall colonial of just under 3,000 square feet, you will find, flanking the grand foyer are the over sized living room to the right and a spacious formal dining room to the left. There is a rather enormous kitchen for the gourmet chef. Rounding out the first floor is a four room professional office suite; perfectly suited for those engaged in a medical, legal or financial discipline. Alternatively, the space can accommodate an in-law or au pair suite/with separate entrance. The home also boasts five spacious bedrooms, three full baths and two powder rooms. The home is just a half block from the corner where you can board the Tuxedo Park and Montrose Jitney Line for a seven minute ride to the South Orange train station. You will note during your walk to the corner that the village is one of only a few in New Jersey to retain gas light street illumination. The gaslight, together with the distinctive Village Hall, has long been the symbol of South Orange. Many of the major roads in town do have modern mercury vapor streetlights (built into gaslight frames), but most of the residential sections of the town are still gas-lit.
Cultural activities abound in the village. Whether your taking in a movie at the Bowtie Cinema or a musical/theatrical performance at the South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) you will find a wealth of options and diverse programming. Complementing the cultural offerings are a plethora of dining experiences. From the light fare of Cait & Abby's Daily Bread to sumptuous meals at Papillon, you will not be disappointed.
Think limitless possibilities and call today for your private tour of 24 S Kingman Road; discover why South Orange, NJ Top of the List of Homes for Sale in New Jersey. 24 S Kingman Road offered at just $469,900.